Blog: Infectious disease

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World Antibiotic Awareness Week and the One Health concept

Monday, 13 November 2017

Laura H Kahn is a physician and research scholar for the Programme on Science and Global Security at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.

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New access to old datasets provides huge potential in fight against malaria

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Laura Merson works with the Infectious Diseases Data Observatory (IDDO) to develop platforms that synthesise global health data to generate reliable evidence and research-driven responses to major challenges in poverty related diseases and emerging infections. 

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Topics in Infection 2017

Thursday, 9 March 2017

This year ‘Topics in Infection’ celebrated its 43rd annual meeting.  Organised in association with Public Health England and Barts and the London School of Medicine and Denti

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Averting a global tragedy– when antimalarials lose their impact

Friday, 2 December 2016

At our biennial meeting earlier in the year we heard from Professor Nick Day and Dr Charles Woodrow about the challenges of eradicating malaria.

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RSTMH trustee Dr Judy MacArthur Clark interviews Nobel Laureate Professor Tu Youyou

Wednesday, 23 November 2016

‘What’s in a name?’ In the case of Professor Tu Youyou, her name turned out to be an insight into a future discovery that led to her being awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize for Medicine.

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Topics in Infection meeting

Thursday, 4 December 2014


Topics in Infection 2015 will be held at the Brunei Gallery SOAS on Friday 23 January 2015.